Freehold Covenants- Terminology

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Covenant
Opportunities for the owner to control the land they are selling
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Examples of covenants?
controlling use, keeping up appearance, mending/fixing damage, upkeep of shared facilities, not keeping animals, not causing nuisance
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Covenantor
Person who grants the covenant, the one who makes the promise, the buyer
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Covenantee
The one who the promise is made to, or the one selling
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Burden
The covenantor is subject to the burden, they have the responsibility of complying with it
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Benefit
The covenantee has the benefit, they are looking to enforce the covenant
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Dominant land
benefited by the covenant
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Servient land
Limited by the covenant
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Positive Covenant
Forces covenantor to do something
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Negative/restrictive covenant
Covenantor is obliged to retain from something - more common
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Card 2

Front

controlling use, keeping up appearance, mending/fixing damage, upkeep of shared facilities, not keeping animals, not causing nuisance

Back

Examples of covenants?

Card 3

Front

Person who grants the covenant, the one who makes the promise, the buyer

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

The one who the promise is made to, or the one selling

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

The covenantor is subject to the burden, they have the responsibility of complying with it

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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